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Severe Mycoplasma pneumoniae-associated mucositis treated with immunoglobulins.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21535132     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
CONCLUSION: The successful treatment with IVIG described in this report suggests that, where appropriate antibiotic and supportive therapy fails to improve the clinical course of severe MPAM, IVIG treatment is worth considering.
Silvia Bressan; Teresa Mion; Barbara Andreola; Gianni Bisogno; Liviana Da Dalt
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2011-05-27
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992)     Volume:  100     ISSN:  1651-2227     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Paediatr.     Publication Date:  2011 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-10-11     Completed Date:  2012-02-13     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9205968     Medline TA:  Acta Paediatr     Country:  Norway    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e238-40     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
© 2011 The Author(s)/Acta Paediatrica © 2011 Foundation Acta Paediatrica.
Department of Pediatrics, University of Padova, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Anti-Bacterial Agents / administration & dosage,  therapeutic use
Immunoglobulins / administration & dosage,  therapeutic use*
Infusions, Intravenous
Mucositis / diagnosis,  drug therapy*,  microbiology
Mycoplasma pneumoniae / drug effects,  isolation & purification
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome / diagnosis,  drug therapy*,  microbiology
Treatment Failure
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Bacterial Agents; 0/Immunoglobulins

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